Brazil-Iran Trade Grows
Brazil remains top exporter to Iran, but Venezuela becomes Iran's top market in Latin America.
Latin Trade 2008
Exports and imports of goods and services in millions of US dollars.
Singapore Boosts Latin Business
Singapore's trade with Latin America doubled the past five years and is expected to grow further with new free trade agreements.
Canada-Peru Trade Boom
Peru replaces Venezuela as third-largest trade partner in Latin America. Overall Canada trade with the region grew as well.
CAFTA 2007: Good Outlook
CAFTA faces 2007 with the likely implementation in two more countries and the start of free trade talks with the European Union.
Latin Trade 2005
Latin American trade grows, driven by increase in both imports and exports.
CAFTA: Positive Outlook
As the U.S. Congress approves CAFTA, U.S. trade with the pact's countries - already up - is expected to increase substantially. Likewise, the CAFTAeconomies should expand as a result.
US-Latin Trade Boom
Latin America set a new record in trade with the United States last year, with Chile and Mexico leading the way. But China is growing its marketshare at the expense of the United States.
FTAA: What Now?
Despite the crisis in Argentina, delays in getting "fast track" in the US Congress and other hurdles, the much-anticipated Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) is expected to launch as planned in 2005.
EU-Latin Trade Up
The European Union posted strong trade growth with Latin America last year, led by Venezuela and Mexico. But future EU relations with the region will depend on expanding free trade agreements.
Central America's Vienna Victory
The EU still has to wait for the big prize - a free trade agreement with Mercosur, but in the interim Central America and parts of the Andean Community are ready.